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Fifth Indiana Cavalry
September 16 and 17, 19Q2.
TtlOS. 11. BUTLER,
Twentieth Annua! Reunion
Fifth Indiana Cavalry Association.
The Annual Session of the Association convened at the
court house in Greenfield, Ind., Sept. 16, 1902. at 1:30 p. m.
with President J. H. McMillen in the chair.
Comrade L. J. Bruner invoked the Divine blessing.
The Roll was then called and the decease of comrades
reported. The President appointed comrades M. T. Morris,
W. A. W. Dally, and John Hauger for Committe on Me-
The President then addressed the meeting as follows:
Eight years ago we held our Twelfth Reunion in this beauti-
ful, patriotic city, ami it affords us much pleasure to meet you
again in this our Annual Twentieth Session.
This is the third time we have met you. ami it is indeed grati-
fying to see the interest taken by the citizens and comrades in the
gathering of the Fifth Indiana Cavalry Association.
These meetings bring to mind the strife between the North
and South, when so many Hoosier boys, more than 110,000, wen',
to the trout to fight and die for their coun'ry's cause, and after
the cruel war was over, and the South had laid down their arm..
more than 24,00(1 of our patriotic Hoosier boys were left on South-
ern battlefields, to till the known am! unknown -raves of the
"Ttaej- sleep the sleep that know, no waking, tut Resurrection morn."
Scarcely a family in all this fair State, but that had cause
for m ■inn;,, lint Indiana may well be proud of lu-
ll, i pei pli i nl bj thousands at every call.
The War Departmi nt had no fear that Indiana
her quota of Boys in Blue when called upon. They
every battle of importance. They wire at Gettysl
ary Ridge, Antietam Chicamauga, Manassas, Prar
derson's Mills), Rheatown, Blountsville, Wallersfoi
America our country, Ian
No other country can be con)
It surpasses any other on thi.
and home of the hi
It is grand, maie.
Great progress is being made in the Arts and Sciences.
culture surpasses that of other countries. Emigrants arc CI
our shores by thousands, and soon the great West will '
:w Mexico, Ar
very much inte
eaus b. an int.
; ms are tl... Phillippine Islands and the
Rico, granted to the United States for tin sum of
in indemnity fund, on accuuut of the Cuban war.
All of these vast poses, ions coming under tht ol : Bag-, the SI u
Spangh il Banner we love so well, and under which we ..1! fought
so valiantly t,. maintain, in the years of 1861 to 1865, but f ir you
Soon after the Civil War our people be
ested in connecting the Pacific and Atlai
ocean canal at Panama or by the Xicarauga route- Many - ut v. , -
and estimates were made by the United State, navy and by the
professors of United States Coast survey,, the estimated cost was
SlUtV-00,000. In 1876 the Inter Oceanic commission reported and
submitted its plans to the president after much debating in Con-
gress, as to cost and the likelihood of having trouble with other
nations, the project was dropped.
In the same year the French people •• ith its great engineer
M. de Lesseps, turned their attention to Cutting the isthmus after
many surveys, an estimate of 132,000,000 was made as to the
S15O,CC0,00t) had been spent and only ten p, r cent, of the work had
doubt but that tin
lade this country what
close of the address I
easurer's report, shov
Total Receipts. . .
Balance ill Tl
The Secretary tltei
licipalion of members of the Associate m in llie dedication of
I - and Sailors' monument at Indianapolis, May 15,
in the words ami figures following: Pursuant to instructions
from the committee in charge of the dedication of the Soldiers
and Sailors' monument, D. W. Patty, R. 1'. Finney. W. W.
Angel, Robert Heller, J. H. McMillen, Barnard Hale. M. T.
Morris, A. J. Kramer, L. J. Bruner and C. H. McCormic
were detailed as Color Guard. All of said detail reported
for duly except Robert Heller, for reasons unknown to
the Secretary, and comrade Bruner, who did not receive
notice of his detail. D. W. Patty, Color Bearer, by
virtue of being Secretary of the Association, waived his right
to serve as such, and company H having been the color
company of the regiment, suggested Oiat Major Finney a for-
mer member of said company act as color bearer, which sug-
gestion was concurred in by the comrades present.
The following named comrades were in the parade and
followed our old banner in the line of march to the grand
stand in front of the monument:
D. W. Patty
B. W. Overstreet
W. K. Crane
H. C. Harvey
J. A. Samuels
C. J. Willctt
E. A. Moore
J. W. Nutt
M. T. Morris
1. L. Clifford
Maj R. P. Finney
Capt. S. L. Pierce
I. K. Davis
J. IS. Hardabec
Lieut. W. \V. Ange
P.. F. Fairchild
A. J. Kramer
j. M. Johnson
Lieut. J. 11. MrN
C. 11. McCormic
i ■ .iii I'.ision of the ceremonies Ci
with 1). W. Fatty, M. T. Morris and Geo. Duncan felliu line
witli the parade under the battle scarred banner ol o
lant old Regiment and marched to the Sta House
5:30 p. m. Ma; 15, 1902 bade gun! bye to our dear old flag
■ ; it to the custodj of the State Librarian.
After the reading of the foregoing report the comrades
were favored with a short but excellent talk from coi
King. Chaplain Dept. Ind. G. A. R.
Letters were read from absent c miracles, express
for the comrades and Association and regrets at being unable
to attend the reunion. A cablegram of congratulations ficm
comrade Gowdy, Consul General at Paris, France, was re-
ceived and read.
Comrade Dungau made a short address, comrade AVisb-
aid following in his usual inimitable hi.r, >:,,,-•,!_. He was
responded to by comrades Miller. Bruner aid others.
The meeting then adjourned snd after a general hand-
shaking repaired to a hotel and partook of a generous supper,
which the hi
of the comrades of Ci
citizens of Gieenfield pr
fed for the members of the
M. K. church at S p. m. comrade McMill
The exercises were opened with s
"Tenting on the Old Camp Ground."
Invocation by comrade Bruner.
Address of welcome and tender of tin
city by the Mayor, which was responded
in his usual happy manner.
Lee O. Harris addressed the meeting
words, after which b> the request of the c
meeting of the Association held in Greenl'
The bugle sounds! Fall in! Fall in!
i ! ■ ■ up! Right dress! So, stead] ! Front!
Sergeant, the linos arc formed; begin
To call the roll as you were wont
In those rough days of long ago,
Ere these young men and maids were born,
As from the past floats soft and low
The music of the bugle horn.
And with its 'chocs seemed t orise
A vision of the vanished years,
Till o'er that twilight landscape lies
The dew of memory's silent tears.
The vanished years when staFvarl men
Touched elbows down the long blue line.
And charged through Southern wood anil glei
Till earth was drunk with Death's red wine
Ay, redder wine than e'er was crushed
From purple grapes, an 1 richer far,
Was trod from hero hearts, and gushed
About the crimson feet of War.
And pangs that time can ne'er assuage
Were gathered then for all the years,
On fields new named for history's page.
Whose christening font o'erilowed with tear:
The long blue line! how swift it sprang
In answer to the bugle peal!
That charging shout! how loud it rang -
Along the ranks of leveled steel!
What gallant souls flew up to God!
What hero hearts amid the fray,
Poured rich libation on the sod
mhood, tall and s»
>f limb and dauiltlc
With strength of ;
The youth, still wearing on his 1
A cherished lock of golden hai
The father, whose stout heart w<
At memories of domestic bliss;
The- boy, whose beardless check:
The moisture of a mother's kis
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as the h
-' « hich Freedom sen
temple's holy fain.
hern land was spent
•J he s
Trea, ,n's leaden rain
t we ca
1 the roll again.
"Here?" Not all! N
ire the i
auks of. stalwart men,
Who sprang to the first,bugle call?
Look down the line and see to-night
Old men whose heads are silver-crowned;
Too blind to see the musket's sight.
Too deaf to hear the bugle sound.
That stooping form is out of line:
That crutch, my friend, is much too slow;
That armless sleeve, old comrade mine,
Could never strike the charging foe.
That trembling frame could never stand
The weary march, the tentless bed;
No foe would fly that nerveless hand.
And fear would mock that palsied tread.
The gallant host, which, in its prime.
Once seemed to spurn the earth they trod.
Stands shaken by the hand of Time,
And dwindled to an "awkward squad."
Yet all these gaps along the line,
So vacant unto other sight,
Dear comrades, to your eyes and mine.
Are filled with shadow forms to-night.
Here some who sleep beneath the clay
Of Southern fields stand forth again:
Here some, who grieved their lives away.
Shut up in Treason's prison pen.
In manly beauty, strong and tall;
And a we call each cherished name
That grief has blotted with a tear.
Life seems to stir each spectral frame
And ghostly voices answer, "Here!'
Each year some dear, familiar face
To Memoi v's keeping we consign;
Each year some comrade takes his pla>
Among the shadows in the lit
Ami thus the living ranks groi 11. in.
Ah, few must be the years, a: must,
Before we are all mustered in.
To serve among the silent to
we live, though hall and
ittered by the storms of w
Our country's bugle call will End
"All present— or .accounted i r."
And 'neath our flag of Stripes and Star
We'll gather still as comrades true,
Till freedom stoops to kiss the scars
Of her last, dying Boy in Blue.
ptu talks by Comrades Miller, Bruner, Duncan
Wednesday, Sept. 17th, Association convened at court
house pursuant to adjournment.
Comrade Dally invoked the Divine blessing.
The Memorial Committee submitted the following re-
port, which was approved as read:
Whereas, The following named comrades of our Association,
to-wit: Isaac Overly, George McKinney, I. P. Henderson, John
Huston, Allen Lowe, Eli V. Chaney, John Hoke, Samuel Rock.
.Alexander Cauble, Jesse Harris, H. W. Talhelm, Dan Gorham,
Henry Idlewine, Col. Felix Graham. Surg. A. C. Fo»dic, John
Wirts, W. W. Price and Benjamin Gellinger, who fought in the
Civil war from 1861 tor 1865, have been mustered into the Grand
Army of Eternity, be it
Resolved, That the surviving comrades and brothers of those
dear and beloved ones bow our heads aald hearts in humble sub-
mission to Him who doeth all things well; that so long as life
shall last we will cherish their memory and remember their deeds
of valor, their sacrifice'for and devotion to our loved country and
e-lorious flag. Be it further
Resolved, That we, their surviving comrades here
bled, extend to their wives and children and friends our p
sympathy in their sad bereavement, and that a copy of tl
W. T. Morris,
W. A. W. Dally.
Comrade Dally spoke at some length on the character
and soldierly qualities of deceased Comrades Henderson,
Gellinger and Talhelm. Comrades Bruner and Modlin paid
tribute to the memory of Comrade Talhelm. Mrs. Alice Me
naugh spoke of the virtues of Comrade Chaney. Comrades
Patty, Miller and Geo. Duncan spoke of Col. Graham as a
brave soldier, and claiming for him unexceptional ability as
a cavalry commander. Comrade Morris spoke very feelingly
of the decease of Comrade Price.
At the conclusion of the memorial services a collection
was taken, by which S34.00 was contributed by the comrades
The election of officers being next in order, a ballot was
had by which W. W. Angel was elected President for the en-
suing year. Comrades Geo. Duncan was elected Vice-Presi-
dent, D. W. Patty Secretary and Treasurer and W. A. \V.
Dally Chaplain by acclamation.
■ The city of Portland, Ind., was chosen as the place for
holding our next reunion, and the time fixed for the second
Wednesday and Thursday in October, 1903.
Comrade L. J. Pminuer was appointed Chairman of Ex-
ecutive Committee, with authority to select assistants.
On motion of D. W. Patty, Comrade R. P. Finney was
endorsed for Department Commander, Indiana G. A. R., and
all comrades of our Association requested to use their best
endeavors to secure his election.
A resolution of thanks to our comrades of Co. G and
the good people of Greenfield for the hearty manner in which
we were welcomed and hospitably entertained during the re-
union, was adopted.
The meeting then adjourned to meet at Portland, C)
ber 14th and 15th, 1903.
a general hand-shaking and hearty good-byes
comrades pre led to depart for their several homes, all
satisfied, and we believe no one regreted the time and mc
spent tn be present on the happy occasion.
W. \V. ANGEL, President.
1). \V. PATTY, Secretary.
W. W. ANGEL,
President of the Assocll
Contributions oinee VLineteenlh Sfieeting.
C. D. Potter fl 00
Dutton Jackson 1 00
L. J. Brunner 1 00
K. P. Finney 2 00
J. C. Veach 2 00
R. L. Miller ... 50
R. McGrew 1 00
A. J. Johnson 50
S. K. Griffith 1 00
William Mann 1 00
W. H. Dungan 1 00
L. J. Brunner 1 00
K. M. Nieck 1 00
Frank Brizendine 1 00
C. J. Willitts 1 00
Almon Keifter 1 00
Nathan Haskett 1 00
John Waubsgan 1 00
Andrew Idlcwine 1 00
Andrew Maxwell 1 00
Harvey Turpen 1 00
W. H. Biggerstaff 1 00
Thomas L. Reyman 1 00
John Haugcr 2 00
W. H. Harvey 1 00
David Burton 1 00
John Ktger SO
John Duncan 1 00
Joe Cranor I 00
C. G. Potter 1 00
Ben Ovcrstreet 1 00
Andrew Kramer 3 00
Mike Coniff 1 00
J. C. McMillen
Mrs. E. Lamar Sheri
W. W. Angel
Mrs. Alice Menaugh.
Mrs. John Duncan...
W. E. Crane
J. W. Sharp
F. M. Champion
J. A. Clemens
J. W. Clemens
J. T. Xash
J. (J. Keller
W. A. W. Dally
George W. Duncan...
M. H. Soper
J. R. Haugh...
S. F. Rinehart.
C. H. Graham
Chester S. Williams .
J. C. Gowdy
John W. Huston, Co. C, Sept., 186S.
Allen Lowe, Co. F, 1900.
Eli V. Chancy, Co. E, 1900.
Isaac Overly, Co. D, April 12, 1900.
George McKinney, Co. I, 1900.
I. P. Henderson, Co. B, Sept. 30, 1900.
John Hoke, Co. E, March, 1901.
Samuel Rock, Co. E, September, 1901.
Alexander Cauble, Co. ptcmber, 1901.
Jesse Harris, Co. B, October 6, 1901.
Hezekiah W. Talhelm, Co. B, Oct. 6, 1901.
Dan. Gorham, Co. F, January 7, 1902.
Henry Idlewine, Co. K, June 1-5, 1902.
Col. Felix Graham, April 9, IWi
Surgeon A. C. Fosdic, 1902.
John Wirts, Co. G, June,. 1902.
W. W. Price, Co. G, July 7, 1902.
Benjamin Gellinger, Co. B, April, 1902.
UKS CAVAI.V ■
War Departmest Li'br
I). C-, March 20, 1902
Secretary Fifth Indiana Cavalry Association,
Df.ar Sir:— I write to acknowledge with many thanks
the receipt of the proceedings of the Nineteenth Annual Re-
union of the Fifth Indiana Cavalry, which will find a perma-
nent place in our files. The following numbers are still
needed to complete our file: Second (1884)^ Third, Ninth
(1S91-). Very truly yours,
I. W. Chinkv, Librarian.
LETTERS FROM COMRADES.
Warsaw, Inc., March 10, 190;.
1). W. Patty,
Dear Comrade:— I received the report of the Nine-
teenth Annual Reunion and was glad to hear from the boys
once more. Owing to my crippled condition I. cannot meet
with you, but my heart is with you every time yon meet. 1
have not walked any for six years; otherwise, ray general
health is good. Give my love to all. Find enclosed fi.co.
S. K. GSIFFITH.
1). W. Patty,
Dear Comrade: — I am happy to acknowledge receipt of
invitation to attend our reunion at Greenfield. Am sorry 1
can't come. There is nothing I would enjoy more, but it is
a pleasure I never expect to enjoy in this life, but 1 hope '
meet you in a better world than this. Mi
all. Hope you will have a good time.
My dear comrades, if this reaches yen
Please read it while you stand in line;
If you are like me you would.
For I should be glad to hear from all I
God bless y<
As v..-;i all Irm-iv li..-i"i.: •.
1 was married in eighteen sixty-four;
Children were born to us -eleven -
Bui through sickliest and death there are but seven.
And n iw in nineteen hundred and two.
Children at h.mie v\ e have bul two;
Ami grandchildren, great and small,
We only have ten in all.
Now, if you do as I request,
Don't say he did not do his best;
And if any in the line did better.
Let him say so, and I'll send hiin a letter.
J. J. Carter, Co. H.
Stockdale, Tex., Sept. S, 1902.
1). \V. Patty:
Your kind invitation to attend the reunion at Greenfield
on the 16th and 17th inst., is at hand. Sorry 1 can't be with
you; nothing could give me more pleasure. Give my love to
all the boys. Hope you will have . good time. Enclosed
find Si. 00. Wm. Mann, Co. C.
Sand Lake, Mich., Sept. 14.
I received your notice of reunion; was glad to hear from
you. Owing to bad luck I can't meet with you this time, but
1 hope to meet you all at some future time. Give my love to
all. Good-bye, dear old comrade.
Sami 1:1. Overly, Co. D.
CONNEKSVIU.K, Sept. 14.
1). \V. Patty:
Dear Comrade: — It is with much regret that I can not
be with you at the reunion. Please remember me to all the
comrades. I hope you will have a good reunion. Best
wishes to all. Unclosed find Ji.oo, my contribution to the
expense fund. S. !■'. Kinfiiakt, Co. I'.
M utland, Mo., Sept. 6, Kjo2.
lotice of the
FIFTH INDIANA CAVALRY ASSOCIA rios.
I cannot attend. Would like to take all the old comi
the hand, but it is not to be this time. While I cannot be
with you in person I will be with you in my feelings, and will
ask the Good Father and Captain to guard all who are pres-
ent, and also those who are unable to attend. Wisl
health and happiness, I am
Yours in F. I.. C,
J. W. McDaxiel, Co. E.
Chicago, Ii.I-., Sept. 14, 1902.
Old Comrade and Friend:— Your favor reached me in
due time aud was pleased to hear from you and quite amused
at the way it was got up, I presume J. Whitcomb Riley must
have been in your neighborhood. 1 am at present in poor
health, am suffering from rht .matism; had made up my mind
last fall to attend this reunion but my condition is such that
1 cannot, in fact 1 cannot put my shoes on, my ankles are so
badly 'swollen. I should dearly love to meet the old com-
rades in reunion, I have often planned but something to pre-
vent has always turned up at the time, but if God spares my
life another year I think I will be with you, I am 7- years old
this month and I suppose I shall soon have to answer the last
roll call. Give my love to all the boys (for I still call them
boys). I hope you will have a good meeting and 1 hope to
be with you at the next reunion. Again wishing you all a
happy time, 1 am yours
Harry A. Whitman, Late Capt. Co. D.
Louisville, Kv., 203 Chestnut St.
Dear Comrades:— It is with deep regret that I must pen
greetings to you rather than clasp your hands in joyous wel-
come, but illness prevents me. One of mj happiest anticipa-
tions the past yea! was the hope of attending this reunion..
My heart and mind are with you today and I again renew my
allegiance to you and promise to stand by you through life,
and when the last taps are sounded from on High for the last
time, comrade, 1 will still be by your side and if possible min-
istering to your wants, and only relinquish my claim on the
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comrades of the Fifth Ind. Cav. when you reach the brink of
the silent river and the Commander-in-Chief on high escorts
you into the vast beyond. May this be the happiest reunion
you have ever held and shall look forward to the next annual
reunion, hoping then to meet with you. (".reelings to all.
Mks. Effik Lamar Sheridan.
Rushville, Ind., Sept. 16. 1902.
Dear Comrades of the 51H Ixi> Cav.: — 1 intended to
be with you today in our reunion but circumstances will not
admit at this time, but my heart and best wishes are with
you. May God bless you all. May we meet in many more
reunions and finally meet in the grand reunion above, is the
fervent prayer of your comrade
I. L. Clifford, Co. B.
Jefkersonville, Ind., Sept. 11, 1902.
I). W. Patty, Secretary,
My Dear Comrade: — Present my sincere regrets to our
comrades for my absence at our reunion, which I have looked
forward to with a sincere desire and expectation of attending.
But as you know I am a delegate to the National Encamp-
ment and can not get leave to attend both meetings. While
my inclination is to attend our own Association's reunions it
is duty that I should attend the G. A. R. Encampment be-
cause 1 have the honor of representing the third district as a
Well Patty, I want you and comrades Morris and Dun-
can to tell the comrades all about the grand turnout of our
regiment on their last inarch behind the dear, old flag of the
5th Indiana Cavalry, that we all followed during the long.
dark night of the Civil War and how we four carried it back
and restored it to its last resting place, perhaps nevermore to
pass in grand review. Indeed it was a great privilege to have
seen with your own eyes the grand stand after the deposit of
the flags, festooned ;'s it was with the old, battle-scarred flags,
surrounded by tens of thousands of upturned faces with moist
eyes, in memory of the loved ones who followed those sacred
iSSOCl -. ur>:
colors. That scene has given me new hope in the patr
of the masses of the people.
Well dear comrade, I hope this reunion will be
and numerously attended of any in all the years ;
there are enough living members of the dear old regiment to
make it so. Tell all the boys and girls present howdy for me
(.they never get old in my eyes). And may God in his mercy
shower youall with his blessings is the prayer of your
comrade R - P ' F « SEV -
Horton, Kan., Sept. 4, 1902.
D. W. Patty,
Dear Sir and Comrade:— Notice of the reunion of the
old boys of the 5th Cavalry received yesterday 3rd inst. I
regret very much my inability to be with the boys on this oc-
casion, but be sure that my heart will be there, life size. W ill
you kindly give all the boys my best regards and if the good
Lord spares my life the coming year 1 will try to be with you
at the next reunion. . ^ ours '
M. H. Soitr.
Lilly Ills., Sept. 12, 19°--
Dear Comrades:— Again I find myself unable to meet
with you this fall, have not been well since the 1st of June.
I would love to meet with you all once more, give my love to
all the boys, if we should never meet here on earth again I
hope we will meet in the sweet by and bye
Lloyd Et.kiss, Co. F.
Santa Paula, Cal., Sept. n, 1902.
D. W. PATTY, Secretary 5 th Ind. Cavalry Association:
MY Dear Comrade:- I am in receipt of the invitation
to attend the reunion of the old 5th Ind. Cav. at Greenf.ield,
Ind. on the .6-.;, inst. It brings most vividly to my mind
the last reunion I attended before leaving for California,
which was held at Greenfield. It makes my heart thrill yet
to think of the open handed hospitality with which we were
received by the old comrades of Co. G. and of the good citi-
zens of Greenfield, 1 have seen nothing to exceed it unless it
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was the marvelous capacity of the boys to stow away the go. id
things set before them in their baraacks. it would warm up
my old heart again to meet with you and greet my old com
rades again. On the appointed day 1 will be with you in
thought and in spirit and hope you will have the time of your
lives. Say, Dave, that invitation you got up was not only
novel but worthy of its author. Remember me most kindly
to all the visiting comrades and assure them that 1 would be
most happy to take them by the hands, the distance is too
great and my business pressing so I will not be with you.
Very truly, J. K. Haugh.
The report of the 19th Annual Reunion at hand, I am
always glad to hear of the old boys meeting and having a
good time, I am too old to try to meet with you any more.
On the 1st of May 1S64 at Camp Nelson my horse fell with
me and injured my back, which has troubled me ever since.
Am drawing a pension for wounds received at Henderson's
Mills, Oct. 11, 1863. Wishing you al! many more happy re-
unions I am faithfully yours,
A. J. Johnson, Co. F.
Oak Valley, Kan., Sept. 10, 1902.
Dkar Comrade: — Your invitation to the 20th Annual
Reunion at hand, thanks for former reports of the meetings
of our Association. Chester S. Williams, Co. I.
Ukak Comrade: — Your cordial invitation to meet you in
reunion at Greenfield on the 16th and 17th inst. to rail in me-
morial the days of battle strife and war's turmoil is to hand.
I am sorely sorry that circumstances are such that I cannot
be with you in person, but in spirit of true patriotism I am
with you all. My extreme old age and ill health renders it
impossible to meet with you. Give my sincere regards to all
velfare and happiness of all the
John D. Smart.
and fervent wishes for
survivors of the old 5U1
L. J. BRUISER Co. H,
; Awarded a Medal (or Gallantry in
at Walter's Ford, December, 1S$3
1>. \Y. I'VITV.
Dear OiMk-Mir.:— The 19th Annual Report of 01
imental Association received, please accept my thanks. It
would give me great pleasure to meet with you om
bill 1 am afraid it will never be. I am with you in spirit
however if I cannot be in person. With greetings to all
I am yours,
H. C. Veach, Co. C.
Zurich, Kan., Sept. 8, 1902.
Dear Oi.n Comrades: — It would be a great pleasure to
meet with you and talk over the battles, skirmishes and scouts
through which we were engaged together and alas the months
that we spent in those horrid prison pens of the South, which
ruined the health and made life so unpleasant for so many of
our brave comrades. Please excuse me from answering at
roll call on the 1 6th inst. My health is poor and the dis-
tance so great, being one thousand miles, makes it impossible
to be there. I still hope to meet you in reunion again and
sit around the camp fire and call to mind the stirring scenes
and incidents of the days of yore. Please send me report.
Regards to all. C. H. Graham, Co. F.
Paris, France, October 25. 1902.
Mr. David Patty, Carmel, Indiana.
Dear Sir and Comrade:— I did not receive your letter
in time to answer before the reunion. I cabled you that day.
which 1 hope you received, and that the reunion was a great
success. It gives me pleasure to enclose herewith S5.00 for
the expense fund. Hoping I may soon receive the annual re-
port, and with best wishes, I am
Yours in V. C. and 1...
John K. Gowdy.
■kea thus, were prese.
Effie Lamar Sheridan, Da
lighter of the Regiment
Ira Christian, Xoblesville, Ind.
W. S. Christian,
Carrie Pfeiffer Brn
Lea Landis Bruner, Portland,
Car Lou Bruner,
Ed. F. Krarr
Kate D. Clifford.
Mary K. Clifford.
Lola L. Clifford.
. S. Chittendei
Lida Morris, Green
Fannie Gowdy, Par
Mary Hillman, Sed
Joshua Poulson, W
Mary E. Kinnick.
C. J. Willett.
N. H. Haskett.
R. I. O'Hara.
L. H. Jonas.
R. P. Fii
Mrs. J. H. McMillen, Logansport,
Mrs. W. A. W. Dally. Winchester,
*Mrs. Alice Menaugh. *1
Mrs. Sarah A. Evans. >
*Mrs. John Duncan, Nora, Ind.
Capt. Alexander Hardy, Loganspoi
Henry Richardson, Carmel, Ind.
*Mrs. Elizabeth Nash. •]
ude Mcn a^JU .
Sioster of the Association.
Names marked with a * were present
Greenfield, Ind., September 16 and 17, 1902.
3ield and Staff
(Followed by Company Rosters in their
C, D, E, F, G, H, I, K, L, M.)
Col. Thomas H. Butler, 36 Gem Bldg., Bal
Maj. J. R. Haugh, Santa Paula, Cal.
Maj. C. H. Thompson.
Maj. Mel H. Soper, Horton, Kan
*Surg. J. M. Wishard, Greenwood, Ind.
Assl. Surg". Howard Osgood. Franklin. In
Asst. Surg. C. C. Hiatt. Winchester. Ind.
'■Lieut W. H. Dungan, Reg'l Q. M., Greenw
Sergt.-Major, I. O. Bowman, Nat'l Home i
..Capt. G. L. Swupe, North Wichita, Kan.
Lieut. T. H. Fisher, 149 W. 90th St.. New
Abbott, A. J.. Mace. Ind.
Amnions, John M., Marion, Ind.
Amnions, Bradford, Marion, Ind.
*Aldrich, George. W., 150 Maumee Ave., F
Abrams, Samuel, Marion, Ind.
Barley, John C. Marion, Ind.
Batson, Robert, Noblesville, Ind.
Bates, Charles, Kantoul, 111.
Brown, Hugh A., Blair, Neb.
Bowman, Israel, Pierce, O.
•Crane, William E., Greenfield, Ind.
"Champion, F. M., Catlin, 111.
Cook, James W., Big Valley, Tex.
Delvin, William, Huntington, Ind.
Ellis, Geo. W., Carmel, Ind.
Fortner, Harrison, Marion, Ind.
Gapen, H. C, Logansport, Ind.
George, Dempsey, Erie, Kan.
Huselton, Henry B. , Somerset, Kan.
"Harvey, Henry H., 1450 Hoyt Ave., Indi
Hurley. John, Marion. Ind.
Havens, James W., Cicero, Ind.
Hawkins, Levi, 949 Ross Ave., Chicago
Hamble, Philip, Long Beach, Cal.
Jackson, Dutton H., 182 W. Philips Si.
Lowe, John S., Kokomo, Ind.
Mills, P. E. J., Hopkins, Mo.
Mills, Samuel P., Kokomo, Ind.
Mitchell, J. L., Lafayette, Ind.
Moore, George H., Carthage, Mo.
Moore, Edward, Kokomo, Ind.
Maker, Horace P., Noblesville, Ind.
Nutt, John F., Moorcsburg, Ind.
Nutt, James \V., Carmel,' Ind.
•Patty, D. W., Carmel. Ind.
Parker, T. H., Ellswjrth, Ind.
Pence, Solomon, Meir, Ind.
Pyatt, J. B., Marion, Ind.
Payne, James, Anderson, Ind.
Rush, John C, Olney, 111.
Robbins, Enoch, Wray, Col.
Roberts, Isaiah, Noblesville, Ind.
*Shoaf, Ira, Arcadia, Ind.
Stoits, A., Lithapolis, O.
Stewart, David F., Kokomo, Ind.
Sumner, Bowater, Knoxville, la.
C, Scandia, Kan.
Hi, 715 West 8th St
m C. Jeffries, Cheste
Capt. K. J. H.-Uer, Builder's Exchange. Indianapolis,
Abden, James, Centerton, Ind.
Armstrong, Martin, Soldier's Home, Marion. Ind.
Armstrong, Elam, Acton, Ind.
•Biggerstaff, Henry, New Paris, O.
Baldwin. Lewis, Dalton, Ind.
Baylis, Albeit. Rockport, Ind.
Barnes, Nelson, Central City, Xeb.
Car.-, Thomas J.. Greenfield. Ind.
Campbell, Geo. H., Lindsey. Kan.
Cox, W. B.
Carey, Alonzo, Richmond, Ind.
Clifford, Irvin L., Rushville, Ind.
*Coni!i, Mike, Hagerstown, Ind.
Cooney, Griff, Lewisville, Ind.
Daugherty, J. F., Rowland. Ala.
Daugherty, J. P., Jacksonberg, Ind.
*Daly, W. \V., Winchester, Ind.
Feasel, J. B., Soldier's Home. Kan.
*Fudge, David, Winchester, Ind.
. Hiatl, John, Portland, Ind.
Hill, Frank M.. 2221 Bellefontaine St.. Indianapolis, Ir
Harris, M. L.
Jay, W. F., West Milton, O.
Long. John, 115 S. Davidson St., India! p .lis. Ind.
Lamar, Nathan S.. Richmond, Ind.
'-Moulin, Joseph. IS S. Sth St.. Richmond. Ind.
Minor, William, Indianapolis. Ind.
Martin, Marshall. Connersville. Ind.
McMartin. Robert M.
Moore, John W.
Pike. Wayne IV, Los Angeles. Cal.
-Potter, Charles G-, New Corydon. Ind.
Pollard. Daniel B.. Hagerstown. Ind.
ndlev C. Wincli
nt, E. E., Kiel
John, Y.. Cen
James K, Syl
\V., Cambridge City,
Scott, Elwood F.
Scott, S. A., Hagerstown, Ind.
Scott, Thomas C."
Shaffer, Daniel, Indianapolis, Ind.
Stewart, Harrison, National Home,
Thome, David M., Lynn, Ind.
Thornburg, I. M., Perry. la.
Walton, Joseph P.. Dublin, Ind.
Wright, Thomas M., Snow Hill, In,
Williams, J. T.. Hagerstown, Ind.
Williams, H. C, Dublin, Ind.
Capt. S. L. Pierce, Indianapolis. Ind.
Lieut. Philip S. Binkley, East Germantown,
Lieut. A. B. Simmons, Fillmore, Cal.
Adams, A. E., Middletown, Mo.
Alcon, Albert, Hotel Enterprise, Indianapoli
Bitemon, Samuel, Geneva, Ind.
Brown, H. V.
Cring, John, Portland, Ind.
*Clemens, J. A., Bunker Hill, Ind.
*Clemens, J. W. Waterloo, Ore.
Crumrine, D. J., Union City, Ind.
Davis, Isaac, Portland, Ind.
dwell, James, Alaska.
Good, L. C. Medora, Ind.
Himer, John. Cambridge City, Ind.
Huston. James, Houston, O.
Kennedy, David C, Hobbs, Ind.
*Lichty, George, East Germantown,
Lontz, David M., Hagerstown, Ind.
Moist, A. J.. Miflintown, Penn.
Mann, William, Stockd.de, Wilson ,
Meek, A. J., Warsaw, Ind.
Maines, James, Winchester, Ind.
McFarland, Norman, New Pittsbur;
Norman, Charles, Mu ncie, Ind.
Sash, Isaac T.. Sharpsville, Ind.
Pritchard, Finley, Winchester, Ind.
, Jackson, Lewisville, Ind.
Kaber, Benjamin, Cambridge City. Ind.
Routh, C. W.
Ross, James, Lewisville, Ind.
Rhinehart, Samuel F., 107 Eastern Ave..
Rowe, Peter, East Germantown, Ind.
Stanbrough. Sol., Helena, Mo.
Saners, Abe, Richmond. Ind.
Smith, Joshua, Lewisville, Ind.
Sivey, DeWitt C, Greenfield, Ind.
Sipe, J. B.. Deerfield, Ind.
Shonert, Henry, Falmouth, Ky.
Simons, Edward, Union City, Ind.
Elijah, West Liberty,
Spidell, D.,vid, Circleville, Ka
Stahl. David. , Ind.
Shaffer, E. W., Clarksville. It
Veatch. H. C, Oroville, Butte
Capt. Harry A. Whitman, 328 Austin A,
"Capt. W. W. Angel, Bluffton. Ind.
Lieut. A. W. Stevens, Logansport, Ind.
Bennett, James, Kokomo. Ind.
Brooks, James, South Whitely, Ind.
Brooks, George. Frankfort. Ind.
Baker, Jacob Jr., Garr Creek, Ind.
Bird, Lewis, Sheridan.- Ind.
Baker, Alex., Garr Creek, Ind.
Bleam, D. C, Sidney, Wash.
Donovan, Daniel, Pekin. 111.
Emrioks, Henry, Hoagland, In, I.
Emison, John A., Bluffton, O.
Eyrick, William, 5719 Princeton Ave., E
Falkenburg, Caleb, . Mich.
Favorite. George, Huntington, Ind.
Hutehens, Harrison, Glenn, Mich.
Harris, Edward, San Louis, Cal.
Hadley, F. M. DeMotte, Ind.
Henton, X. W.
Jeffries, William, Mount Etna. Ir
Johnson, William C, Lebanon, In
Kraus, David, Aboit. Ind.
Limecooly William A., Mt. Verne
Lankenaw, Henry. Bingen, Ind.
McClanahan, Gus. Areola, Ind.
Nave, Isaac, Fort Wayne, Ind.
Overly, Charles W., 1412 W. 3rd St., Marion, Ind.
Overly, Thomas. Fort Wayne, In :.
Overly, Daniel. Fort Wayne. In.i.
Overly, Samuel, Sand Lake, Mich.
Owen, David, Areola, Ind.
Ponoeler, Joseph C.
Paige, C. H.
Reed, Thomas G.
Riley, Thomas G., Columbia, City. Ind. .
Rice, Perry O., Rochester. 1
Randall, William, Insane Asylum, Washington, D. I
Stalter, John, Daisie, Van Wert county, O.
Sudbrinks, William, Terre Haute, Ind.
Steah, John, Garr Creek, Ind.
Thomas, Cal. L., 1813 Goode Ave., St. Louis, Mo.
Thomas, Orioti T., 1152 Fedora St., Los Angeles, Ca
Workman, Rans., Cherubusco, Ind.
Young, Lewis Pickering, Fort Wayne. Ind.
Capt. W. M. Collin, Indianapoli
Lieut. T. J. Mcnaugh, Salem, 1
Alexandei, James II., Arthur, I
Baker, T. H. B., P.
Berkeley, J. W.. Sa
Brooks, J. S.. Saleii
Brooks. John, Box 5
Brookings, J. H.. T
Dundy. Chris II., New Philadelphia
Baynes, James, 323 Dearborn St., C
Brown, James G., Palmyra. Ind.
Crim, William L., Frankfort, 111.
Cauble, A. J.. Pekin, Ind.
Cauble. Peter G., Mansfield, Mo.
Colvin, W. C, Martinsburgh, Ind.
Corchran. John, Garden City. K m.
Corchran, Mike, Martland, Mo.
Dennis. David, New Albany. Ind.
Dennis, Isaiah, Hitchcock, Ind.
Denny, Jordan J.,
Denny, S. P., Salem, Ind.
Grider, Simeon, Millport, Ind.
Gee, John, Areola, 111.
-Hauler, W. J., Salem, Ind.
Hardin, Alfred V., Salem, Ind.
Helbig, A. S., Wingate, Ind.
Hodgin, D. B., Clarence. Mo.
Lyon, Henry, Decatur, 111.
Leeson, William, Jeflersonville, Ind.
Lester, Levi, Boston, Mass.
Morris, Silas R., Annabille, Mo.
McDaniel, John W., New Point. Mo.
Masterman, B. F.. Independence. Ka
Menaugh, Eli W., Salem, Ind.
Massey, H. J., Salem. Ind.
Mitchell, H. F., Salem. Ind.
Myers, James R., 4539 Lucky St.. St
Miller. Sylvester, Chicago, 111.
Naugle, Henry, Salem, Ind.
Naugle, N. J., Campellsburg. Ind.
Naugle, W. II., Salem, Ind.
Overman. C. V., Hazen, Ark.
*Reyman, Thomas L., Salem. Ind.
Robinson, B. F.. New Philadelpia, I
Stanley, W. M.. Salem, Ind.
Stalker, Henry, St. Jo
Triieblood, R. M., Smi
Wingler, II. J., Bordei
iams, A., Rush
Is, Moses. Medi
ig, B. H., Sale
Lieut. W. H. McLaughlin, Eubank
Lieut. J. S. Kephart, Morgantown,
Bruce, Willis, Monrovia, Incl.
Brown, M. IX, Samaria, Ind.
Braden, J. M., , 111.
Beegles, Thomas M.
Clark, George M., Morocco. Ind.
Comeford, David, Bogard, Mo.
Carroll, J. H., Cumberland county,
■'Duncan, John, Clermont, Ind.
Ennis, William N., Exchange, Ind
Elkins, Lloyd, Lilly, 111.
Edwards, A. T., Vinton, la.
Firestone, George W. Charleston, I
Fraker, Joseph, Indianapolis, Ind.
Gill, T. J., Naturita, Col.
Gardner, Hiram, Exchange, Ind.
Grear, A. C, Independence, Kan.
Greenwood, O. P.
Gadd, William, Sherman, Mo.
Graham, C. H., Zurich, Brooks cou
Halfacre, John, Pittsborough, Ind.
Holmes, Erastus, Ceil. Ind. Hospit;
♦Henderson, John W., Greenwood, I
Harbert, Moses A., Findlay. 111.
Harmon, George, Brooklyn, Ind.
Johnson, J. M., New Augusta. Ind
Johnson, A. J., Brooks, Kan.
Jordan, II. C, 7.(3 Steyenson Build
. A. J., Neodesha, Kan.
Andrew, Ml E. New York
James W.. 824 Vila Ave..
Marsh. W. C.
S.. 314 Blackfo
Mitchell, John G.
Mead. E. S.
McLaughlin. W. H., Frank!
*0'Harra, "Henry, Exchange,
Orme, Edward, Kokomo, In
Hlverstreet, B. W.. R. I". D.
Richardson, J. W.
Scott. Job, Exchange, Ind.
Smith, John E., Irvington. Ind.
Sodel, James W.
Trent. J. W., Exchange, Ind.
"'■"Turpen, Harvey, Brownsburg, Ii
Todd, James, 61 Church St., Ind
Turpen, Doctor, Decatur, 111.
Thompson, Benjamin, Morgantov
Tapp, Evan M., Wintield, Kan.
Watson. J. D.
Wimer, Fred, Cope, Ind.
*Whitenac, George, Greenwood, I
Whitenac, David S., Indianapoli
Zaring, Lee. Kinder, Ind.
Belveal, Leandeus, Pittsbur;
BeUe.il, David, Washington,
Barwick, William D., Lerua
*Bri2endine, Frank M.. Green
•Duncan, Geo. W., Greenfield
Fisher, William. Tipton. Inc
*Fort. Morris, Fortville, Ind.
Grigsby, Sar.ford, Sullivan,
Gant, Benjamin F., Pieree C
•Haskett, Nathan H., Knights
Hoobler, J. R.. Red Top, Mo
Hutton, Adam, Shumway, II
Hutson, James, Knightstovvn
Holeman, John E., 3720 Lyle St
Johnson, Lewis F., 1219 W. Oli
•Keifer, Almjn. Greenfield, InJ.
•Kiger, John. Greenfield, Ind.
Marsh, Ellas, Greenfield, Ind.'
Meek, R. M.. Philadelphia, Ind
Meek, Marshal M., Genola, Ku
'Morris, Milton T., Greenfield, J
•Miller, George W., Box 4o, Sun
Matchett, John R., Jordan, Ind.
•Meek, Jared C, Greenfield, Inc
Magee, George. Willow Branch,
Martin, Joseph, Miami Station,
Osborn, G. W., Maxwell, Ind.
Smith, John II
Smith, A. J., I
"Samuels, J. A
Snyder, T. C.
HUM INDIANA CAVALRY ASSOCIA1
. James, Hobbs Station, Ind.
hn, Noblesville, Ind.
, C. S., Greenfield, Ind.
Lieut. J. J. Carter, Eatonville, Wash.
A. J., Mace, Ind.
jn, John, Winterroud, Ind.
Louis J., Portland, Ind.
David H., New Marion, Ind.
Elijah, Columbus, Ind.
Cole, L. W.
Dunbar, David, Wichita, Kan.
Ennis, W. T.
Elder, J. M., Island Center, la.
Evans, Jerry, St. Paul, Ind.
Grubbs, Eli, Mt. Sterling, la.
Griffiths, Henry, National Home, Marion, In
Hardebeck, John B., Shelby ville, Ind.
Homsher, James, Hope, Ind.
Hale, B. C, Summit St., Indianapolis, Ind.
Homsher, C. W.
Hughes, Thomas, New Marion, Ind.
•Idlewine, Andrew, Geneva, Ind.
Idlewine, Lewis, Milhousen, Ind.
Kennedy, James, Greensburg, Ind.
Kitts, John, Napoleon, Ind.
Moore, J. C, Xenia, Mo.
Mosier, W. A., Osgood, Ind.
Millis, Edward, 501 North 6th St., Terre Ha
McCormic, James B., demons, la.
McCullough, S. M., Oden. la.
Morse, John M., Lamar, Neb.
Mewhinney, B. F., Elizabeth, Ark.
Matherly, Isaac, Vandalia, III.
Parker, Downey, Mt. Sterling. la.
Rathnell, Charles, H., 120, \V. VGA St., Ne'
Roezell, James M., Butlerville, la.
Rccs, H. C, 733 W. Main St., Ottumwa, la.
J4 FIFTH INDIANA CAVALRY .1
Ragsdale, S. N., Washington, Ind.
Randall, WSliam, Butlerville, Ind.
Randall Robert. Butlerville, Ind.
Richeson, Alpheus, Trenton, Mo.
Smiley. Thomas H.
Smart, J. I)., Pollock, Mo.
Spear, J. B., New Marion, Ind.
*Sammons, John, Napoleon, Ind.
Thackery, Samuel, Mayhattan, Kan.
Tucker, M. G. W., Portland, Ind.
Watterson, T. O., Eldorado, Kan.
Wildman, James, Osgood, Ind.
*Wambsgans, John, Batesville, Ind,
\Vell3, Jesse, Pieracfield, Ind.
Capt. J. S. Lauderback, Valparaiso, Ind.
Lieut. Samuel Miller, Rochester, Ind.
Adams, W. H., Hebron, Ind.
Allen, Solomon, Hebron, Ind.
Bryant, J. M., Hebron, Ind.
Brown, George A.
Brecount, F. M.
Buzzard, Samuel, Hebron, Ind.
Bell, James, Valparaiso, Ind.
Brown, John, Crown Point.
Cochran, William, Leroy, Ind.
Cottrell, Sylvester P.
Davis, George, Hobart, Ind.
Drum, Joseph, Peru, Ind.
Essex, J. R., Hebron, Ind.
Fisher, John, Denmark, Ark.
Foudray, Samuel T., Medaryville, Ind.
Fairchilds, J. H., Independence, Kan.
Fairchild, B. S., Medaryville, Ind.
Foster, E. H.
Gassett, Benjamin, Hebron, Ind.
Graber, Lewis, Battlecreek, Mich.
Hart, Frank B., 22.S Winchester Av. Chicagi
Harlan, Joshua, Belleville, Kan.
Huffman, J. S.
House, William, Royal Center, Cass county,
Palmer, Frank M., Hebron, Ind.
Rathburn, Ed, Hebron, Ind.
Shroyer, Samuel, Shroyer, Kan.
Sigel, S. H., DeMotte, Ind.
Sweet, H. J., Hebron, Ind.
Sweet, Young A., Oswego, Kan.
Wicoff, J. P.
Williams, Richard. Lynn, Ind.
Williams, Chester S., Oak Valley,
Lieut. B. G. Smith, Reynolds, Ind.
'Lieut. James H. McMillan, Logansport, Ind.
Lieut. Robert McKaig, Hamilton, Minn.
Alkire, Simon P., Vandalia, la.
Bagley, Samuel A., Laporte, Ind.
Brandt, William H., Logansport, Ind.
Creery, Henry, 624 11th St. Logansport, Ind.
Cavender, Michael, Box 57, Oakland Pa.
Deuberry, E. J., 411, Walden Av., Goshen, Ind.
Enyart, Martin L., Macy, Ind.
Fender, William, Spencer, Ind.
Henderson, J. P., Grapevine, Tex.
Haver, Charles M., 240 63d St. Chicago, 111.
Hatfield, A. R., Lake Park, la.
Harger, 1. S., Brazil, Ind.
Johnson, C. II., Portsmouth, O.
Ketchum, Anson, A., Hebron. Ind.
Lunsford, George E., Virdin, 111.
Landry, Hugh M., Clymers Station. Ind.
Learning, Cyrus, Maple Grove, Mo.
Miller, Aaron L., White City, Kan.
Miller, P. B., South Bend, Ind.
Mahan, Matt T. 910 N. 7th St., Arkansas City.
Morrison, Daniel, West Liberty, O.
Munster, Antone, Minister, Lake county. Ind.
Post, William B., Crown Point, I.
Peterman, John, Carpenterville, II
Pope, Harlan H., Ottawa, Putnam
Ross. Samuel, Logansport, Ind.
Rogers, Isaac, Lafayette, Ind.
Smith, J. 13.
*Sharp, James W.. Camden, Ind.
Schmidt, Fred \V., 823 Franklin S
Simmons, Jacob, Medaryville, Ind
Slocum, George W., Texas City, I
Warner, John P., Rensselaer, Ind
Whorwell, G. \V., LaPorte, Ind.
Wilson, Charles M., Chicago, 111.
Warner, Martin V. B., Boise City,
Lieut. A. McCullough.
Armstrong, Druce, Lafayette, Ind.
Ball, Isaiah, Knoxville, la.
Ball, Lafayette, Hiawatha, Kan.
Barry, Benjamin, Lafayette, Ind.
Chambers, William B., Pratt, Kan.
Chambers, J. W., Clapp Block, Des Moi
Connor, Larkin O., Lafayette, Ind.
Dickerson, S. B., Lebanon, Ind.
Gillis, G. W., Wallace, Ind.
Gowdy, J. K., United States Consul, P.-
Harrison, J. P., Wellsville, Kan.
Heath, Thomas, Wellsville, Kan.
Hasty, Jasper M., Lafayette, Ind.
Haines, J. K., Galion, O.
Humbert, P., Sugargrove, Ind.
Humbert, Joseph, New Richmond,
Moore Alf., Ladoga, Ind.
McCormick, C. H., Woodlawn Av.,
McCarty, Flavins J., Lafayette, It
Moss, Jacob 10., R. F. D. No. 2, SI
'Maxwell, Andrew, K. F. D. No 5,
Miller, Samuel, Wellington, 111.
McCarty, T.F., Lafayette, Ind.
McGrew, R. S., Brovrnsburg'. Ind.
Owens, Thomas A., Racoon, Ind.
O'Connor, , Lafayette. Ind.
Porter, John, Round Grove, Ind.
Ryder, William, Waynetown, Ind.
Ross, Thomas J.
Ross, James, Lewisville. Ind.
Scott, Lewis, 204 E. Oklahoma Av., Guthrie. (
Singer, William E., Crawfordsville, Ind.
Stewart. John W., Lafayette. Ind.
Stewart, Thomas P.
Strande, John, Medaryville, Ind.
Smith, John C. Lewisville, Ind.
^Vick, Noah, Lafayette, Ind.
Vick, Anderson, Lafayette, Ind.
Vaughn, John E., Lafayette, Ind.
Vore, James W., 1105 N. Saulsberry St., Lafa
Williamson, Thomas B., Lafayette, Ind
White, William W., Hillsdale, O.
Capt. R. P. Finney, New Alban;
Lieut. A. J. Keltner, 1113 S. Ad:
Lieut. J. L. Thrall, Huston. Fla
Bettiker, Henry, Mecca, O.
Bagshaw, E. W., New Albany. 1
Buraker, Jacob, Hanfield, Ind.
Clegg, James A., Henryville, In(
Clause, Jacob, East St. Louis, I
Durment, Charles R., Newberry.
Finch, Lafayette, Fremont, Ind.
Good. Aaron O., Newman, 111.
Griffith, S. K., Warsaw, Ind.
Hewett, Jesse M., Van Buren, Ii
Howell, Stephen, Blue River, In.
Holloway, Tim, Rural, Ind.
King, J. II., Jonesboro, Ind:
•Kehler, J. P., R. F. D. No. 2, \\
Layman, P. W., Ha/elldell, 111.
Oren, Henry, Ha
Patterson, D. H., National Hoi
Parker, James G.
Powell, R. M.
Priser, John, Pierceton, Ind.
Rock, Daniel, Muncie, Ind.
Richmond, Fred D. , Nappanee
Sheets, George. Fremont, Ind.
Shaffer, Samuel, Claypool, Ind.
Shaffer. Daniel, Warsaw, Ind.
Taylor. Wes. Mier, Ind.
Teets, Alexander, Atwood, Ind.
While. Charles. Freemont, Ind.
Whitcman, James. Marion. Ind.
Walters. William, Bass River, I
White, C. M . Edon, O.
Pear Comrades. — We forward you this Report of our
Twentieth Annual Reunion, hoping that you will pardon the
delay in getting it out, which delay has been owing to the
poor health of the Secretary, who has been ill the greater
portion of the winter. Our next meeting will be held in the
city of Portland, Ind., October 14 and 15, 1903. your attend-
ance is. earnestly requested. We fully expect Col. Butler to
be with us on the occasion. Comrade Lou Kruner writes
that the citizens of Portland are greatly pleased to have us
meet there this year and assures free entertainment to all
members of the Association who may attend; that more per-
sons have asked to entertain comrades than there will be
We again call your attention to our Roster which contains
a number of names of comrades without P. O. address.
There are doubtless other names on the Roster of comrades
who are deceased as we do not hear from them. Now com-
rades we again urge you to carefully go over the rolls and
where there is a mistake in spelling, name or P. O. address
omitted, or the comrade deceased, please notify the Secretary
giving the necessary correction.
Comrade, as a member of the Association, you are entitled
to a copy of this Report which is sent to all the members,
and as the cost of getting up and mailing these Reports, notify-
ing the comrades of the time of meeting, together with other
incidental expenses, costs the Association about $100 per
year, and these expenses are borne by a comparatively few
members, and as the reports are for all the members of the
40 KIKTH INIUANA CAVAI.KV ASSOCIATION.
Association anil are surely interesting to all the comrades
we do deem it right to call on yon for a small contributioi
from 20c to Si.oo as you may feci able. If, however, vol
were present at the last Reunion and contributed or done si
by letter, you are not asked for anything. If you have no
attended the recent meetings or written the Secretary, plea-
acknowledge the receipt of the Report so that we may kno\
that we have your correct address.
Hoping to meet you at Portland next October, we are
Yours in F. L. C.
1). \V. Patty, Secretary. W. \V. Am.i si, President
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